Anand Mahindra to Gift Mahindra Thar to Sarfaraz Khan’s Father After Debut Test Performance

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Mumbai, 18th February 2024: In a heartwarming gesture, business tycoon Anand Mahindra, Chairman of the Mahindra Group, has decided to gift a Mahindra Thar to Naushad Khan, the father of young Indian batsman Sarfaraz Khan. The emotional moment captured on camera, where Sarfaraz hugged his father after making his debut in the test match against England, went viral, evoking a strong reaction from Anand Mahindra.

Impressed by Naushad’s emotional response to his son’s test achievement, Anand Mahindra took to Twitter to express his admiration and announced the plan to gift a Mahindra Thar to Sarfaraz’s father.

In a tweet, Mahindra stated, “What better quality can there be for a father to inspire in a child? Being an inspirational parent, it would be my pleasure and honor if Naushad Khan would accept the gift of Thar.”

Sarfaraz Khan’s debut in the test match against England made headlines, especially after his impressive innings of 62 runs. Despite being run out, the young batsman showcased his talent and potential, earning accolades from cricket enthusiasts. Sarfaraz has maintained an impressive average of 70 in first-class cricket, solidifying his position as a promising player.

The Mahindra Thar, the chosen gift by Anand Mahindra, is a rugged and iconic SUV offered with both manual and automatic transmissions. It boasts a 1.5-litre diesel engine variant and a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine, capable of producing 150 PS of power and 320 Nm of torque. The top variant of Mahindra Thar is priced at Rs 17.20 lakh ex-showroom.

Anand Mahindra’s gesture reflects not only his appreciation for Sarfaraz’s achievements but also his acknowledgment of the crucial role played by parents in nurturing and inspiring their children. The announcement has generated positive reactions on social media, with many applauding Anand Mahindra’s thoughtful and generous gift to Naushad Khan.

As Sarfaraz Khan’s cricket journey unfolds, this heartwarming episode adds an extra layer of joy and support from the business world, further connecting sports enthusiasts and corporate leaders in celebrating achievements on and off the field.